Opportunities focused on external partnerships with industrial and other entities 

opportunitiesClick here to browse current industry and impact specific opportunities. The downloadable excel sheet allows you to filter on different criteria such as deadline dates, funding available etc. 

To view examples of successful applications please contact Anuj Sood.

Please note that the standard and fellowship funding calls such as from the UKRI (EPSRC, NERC, BBSRC, ESRC etc), European Commission, Royal Society, Wellcome Trust etc are NOT listed in this section. For information about these please refer to the Grant Opportunities section.  

For support and further information

Anuj Sood
Research Development Officer 
e: a.sood(at imperial.ac.uk) 
t: 020 7594 7747

Professor Johannes Muhle-Karbe
Director of Industrial Engagement
e: j.muhle-karbe(at imperial.ac.uk)


Support for industry-specific activities, which could include:

  • Identifying, connecting and engaging with external partners. This could include coordination on contract agreements, collaborative funding applications, project management of successful industry-centric projects
  • Identifying new calls and horizon-scanning for specific research areas. Please look out for calls in our weekly Maths newsletter and see the above excel link for industry-specific opportunities
  • Costing and pricing of proposals as per specific funder’s rules and Imperial processes
  • Support on drafting non-scientific proposal sections such as impact, justification of resources, dissemination, exploitation and data management plans, project management 
  • Coordination support on multi-partner proposals such as academia-government-industry partnerships
  • Support on networking activities such as industry-focused workshops

Please liaise with Anuj Sood for such support and any queries.